Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

2019 Regular Session

Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
SB 2016
Not Rated
State parks; exempt veterans who have been adjudged to have a total service-connected disability from entry fees. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2024
Not Rated
White-tailed deer enclosures; require owners to apply to the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks for a permit. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2121
Not Rated
Wildlife; allow mentally handicapped persons to hunt during special youth season and exempt from license requirements. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2156
Not Rated
Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks; require additional regulation of guide and outfitter services. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2157
Not Rated
Wild hogs; require metallic tags to be affixed to the ear of one that is being transported. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2158
Not Rated
Wildlife; certain regulations adopted by commission may not be punished criminally until license holders are notified. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2263
Not Rated
Hunting on streets and railroads; clarify prohibition on. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2266
Not Rated
Natural resources; recommend an assessment of the value of Mississippi natural resources and wildlife corridors. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2269
Bad Policy
Payments in lieu of taxes in forest preserve property located in Issaquena and Warren Counties; authorize DWFP to make. Dead
Analysis: This bill seeks to make up for ad valorem taxes lost to Warren and Issaquena counties on land given to the state of Mississippi from the Anderson-Tully Company. If the state wishes to make up for lost revenue, the state should sell the land to productive private ventures, not use taxes paid to the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks meant for land management.
SB 2407
Not Rated
Hunting and fishing regulations; require notice to be published in a newspaper prior to adoption. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2431
Not Rated
Wildlife; require the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks to identify existing and needed wildlife corridors. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2467
Not Rated
Hunting; prohibit use of certain scents and the supplemental feeding of deer outside registered enclosures. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2515
Not Rated
Wildlife Trafficking Prevention Act; enact. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2519
Not Rated
Wildlife; require the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks to identify existing and needed wildlife corridors. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2631
Not Rated
Natural resources; recommend an assessment of the value of Mississippi's natural resources. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2741
Not Rated
Deer depredation permits; revise requirements and require deer harvested to be tested for chronic wasting disease. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2815
Not Rated
Wildlife; clarify that a conservation officer must have probable cause to conduct a search without a warrant. Dead
Analysis:
SN 57
Bill Finney Cossar, Charleston, Mississippi, Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, five year term beginning July 1, 2019 and ending June 30, 2024, representing the 1st Congressional District. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed